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    SOLD: Capri 14.2 for sale in Texas

    boat sold Thanks to this web site and sailingtexas.com this boat has sold.
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    SOLD: Capri 14.2 for sale in Texas

    1988 Catalina Capri 14.2, Mod 1 with no spider cracks in Abilene, TX. Original cruising sails (good condition) with Harken roller furler, boom kicker (holds boom up when lowering the main sail), good color coded running rigging, very crisp North racing main and jib in bags, masthead wind vane...
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    Capri 14.2 for sale in Texas

    Sold! Thanks to this web site!
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    Another rigging question

    trailer bunks I don't know how to post a picture so send me your email address and I will forward one to you. msutphen@batjer.com
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    Another rigging question

    trailer bunks I might be too late on this but one of my 14.2 trailers has a pair of one foot long, pivoting bunks in place of the forward roller. They are probably 8 to 12 inches apart and distribute the load much better than the roller. I have never been worried about weight aft but rather...
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    Capsize

    I teach juniors with the 14.2's and they will capsize. A couple of things that I learned from this forum: I got a 3 liter bottle, cut two holes in the bottom through which I ran a line that looped back out through the spout. I then filled the bottle with expanding foam. We attach the loop of...
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    Capri 14.2 for sale in Texas

    1986 Capri 14.2 for sale. New running rigging 2003. Boat is complete including galv trailer. Includes hiking straps, sheet bag, wind vane, Harken jib furler, Sailor's Taylor jib cover for mast up storage. Original sails (pretty tired) and good Sobstad racing sails (still crisp). Some small...
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    Main battens

    I am missing a batten and need to order some batten material. My boats are at the lake so I can't measure it. Is there a standard size for racing main battens? Can anyone tell me what the size is? Thank you.
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